Alcatel-Lucent to Supply IP/MPLS solution for Metro Network Deployment in Colombia

Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by Lazus - telecommunications operator working under the model carrier to carriers in Colombia, Panama and Costa Rica - to deploy ‘metro’ networks in nine cities in Colombia.

Alcatel-Lucent to Deploy Mobile Backhaul Network for SK Telecom’s LTE-Advanced Service

Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent has announced that it will deploy an IP-based mobile backhaul network to support LTE-Advanced services for Korea’s mobile operator SK Telecom. The Internet Protocol/Multiprotocol Label Switching-based (IP/MPLS) mobile backhaul solution, to be deployed in October, will link SK Telecom cell sites. 

The Advantages of MPLS for Mobile Backhaul

Moderator: Martha DeGrasse, Editor, RCR Wireless News

Presenter: David Boland, Senior Manager, Mobile Service Provider Solutions, Juniper Networks

MPLS in LTE

The Broadband Forum, through its MPLS in Mobile Backhaul Initiative (MMBI), aims to define